The surname Blanchet is derived from the word "blanc," which is French for white. It was no doubt originally given to someone either because of their blond hair or because of a reputation for purity and piety, and as such is classed as a
surname. Nicknames were derived from a wide variety of characteristics that would have been associated with the first person who used the name.
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invaded the territory. Rollo became the first Duke of Normandy.
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